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SPECIAL REPORT Should e-cig use be regulated in Nevada?

“We're a pediatric office, and I think promoting smoking in any form is never a good idea around children. We thought people would just naturally not do it, but obviously we were wrong, so we went ahead and put a sign up,” said Dr. Kenneth Misch, who wor
KVVU FOX5 (Henderson, NV)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:18
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[Canada] Backgrounder: Taking the Next Steps for a Smoke-Free Ontario

Since 2000, Ontario's smoking prevalence rate has fallen from 24.5 per cent to 18.1per cent in 2013, which equals approximately 332,000 fewer smokers in Ontario. Despite significant progress in curbing the use of tobacco products, 13,000 Ontarians still
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:54
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[Canada] Ontario Takes Action to Reduce Smoking and Obesity Rates

Ontario is introducing legislation today to protect youth from the dangers of tobacco and the potential harms of electronic cigarettes, known as e-cigarettes... Ban the sale and supply of e-cigarettes to anyone under the age of 19. Prohibit the use of e-
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:53
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[Canada] Ontario moves to regulate e-cigarettes, ban flavoured tobacco

Ontario moved Monday to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes, ban all flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and mandate calorie counts on restaurant menus with its Making Healthier Choices Act.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:41
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Join Provisional Section on Tobacco Control ($$)

Interested in preventing tobacco initiation and exposure, treating dependence...smoke? Join the AAP Provisional Section on Tobacco Control by Dec. 31 and receive a free welcome...
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Nov 24, 2014 12:54
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Protests Force Cancellation of Marlboro Concert Series in Bangladesh

a global marketing campaign — called Be Marlboro — that uses themes and images that appeal to youth. Now Philip Morris has canceled a series of concerts in Bangladesh after health advocates protested that the concerts violated the country’s tobacco contr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:45
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Survey of teen “tobacco” use yields good news, obscured by alarmist headlines about e-cigs

Dr. Gil Ross had this comment: “The CDC and its ‘public health’ toadies have seemingly won out in the public relations battle over e-cigarettes....The stark facts here, that teen smoking, the source of the tragedy of death and disease from ‘tobacco,’ is d
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Nov 24, 2014 12:36
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Snus use in Norway has tripled in five years

"The sharp increase in snus use among adolescents and young adults could almost be described as an epidemic. There is nothing to suggest that the increase will stop," says Professor Jan Alexander, Deputy Director-General at the institute.
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 24, 2014 11:39
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[HEADLINE] He’ll be addicted to nicotine before he’s ever heard of product placement.

sellers of electronic cigarettes are following Big Tobacco’s script. They’re acquiring movie industry endorsements and paying to put their brands in movies... That’s why every nicotine product in a film deserves an R-rating: cigars, cigarettes,
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Nov 24, 2014 04:00
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An exploratory study of the socio-cultural risk influences for cigarette smoking among Southern Nigerian youth

Tobacco control policies should include cultural interventions to modify current traditional practices and social norms which fuel the use of tobacco in the society. Such interventions must target specific groups, subpopulations and subcultures more expo
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Nov 24, 2014 03:26
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